Hiya and welcome again to Equity, TechCrunch’s enterprise capital-focused podcast, the place we unpack the numbers behind the headlines.
For this week’s deep dive Natasha and Alex and Danny needed to talk crypto. No, not cryptography, however cryptocurrency. The subject has been sizzling in current months due to Coinbase, current weeks due to the fast value appreciation within the worth of many cash, and in current days as a result of dogecoin went loopy.
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So with our minds tuned to the way forward for cash, and commerce, and content material, right here’s the present’s rundown:
- Current crypto information has been greater than busy, with Venmo adding crypto support, Brian Brooks joining Binance, and the Coinbase direct listing.
- However that’s not all, there have been a number of NFT marketplaces which have raised hundreds of thousands previously week. We speak about Rarible, SuperRare, OpenSea, and Dapper Labs. We speak about differentiation, UX, and if a couple of market can win.
- Dogecoin’s to the moon second had reached a brand new value excessive and are available down some earlier than our present recorded, however the cryptocurrency’s joke apparently continues to be humorous in spite of everything these years. Right here’s a tweet and an article about it.
- And the concept Coinbase’s profitable direct itemizing will matter for traders betting on crypto-focused startups is true, a minimum of based on traders. More on that here, and hit us up in order for you a candy low cost code to get previous that paywall.
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